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Los Alcázares takes the AP-7 concessionaire to court

Los Alcázares City Council say that they will take the Ministry of Development and the concessionaire of the AP-7 to the courts to demand...

Symbolic Taxes on Toll Roads in Spain

The Spanish government are still thinking about how to ensure the functionality of the extensive public highway network. Although the decision is still far...

THREE YEARS TO FIX A FEW POTHOLES

Despite claiming that the 150 metre stretch of road running at the side of the AP7, adjacent to the IES PLAYA FLAMENCA, is private...

Seven new charging points for electric vehicles

The Councillor for the Environment, Dámaso Aparicio, announced that Orihuela has received a subsidy for the installation of 7 charging points for electric vehicles...

Spain scrambles to regulate electric scooters

While there are an estimated 100,000 personal mobility devices in use here in Spain, many of them the fairly recent mania of electric scooters,...

First Electric Scooter Registered

With questions still being raised over whether the more powerful electric scooters can be registered for use in Spain, we took one along to have the initial ITV inspection carried out. The vehicle we used was provided by mobility experts MABEQ, based on the Orihuela Costa and offering the sale and hire of all kinds …

Torre Pacheco to have hybrid waste trucks.

Torre Pacheco has become the first municipality in the region to have a fleet of hybrid waste collection vehicles. The STV Gestión concessionaire company continues...

UK Car Production falls 20% in first six months as new...

UK car manufacturing falls by a fifth in first half of 2019, with June decline marking 13 consecutive months of negative growth. Downturns...

OC Avanza add weight to removal of AP7 tolls

Lats weekend OC Avanza, business organization in Orihuela Costa added its voice to that of Eduardo Dolón, mayor of Torrevieja in calling for the...

Orihuela Chamber of Commerce calls for abolition of the AP-7 tolls

The Orihuela Chamber of Commerce considers the abolition of the AP-7 tolls at La Zenia and Los Montesinos a “priority”, and according to chamber...

New speed camera installed on Torrevieja stretch of N 332

The Ministry of Development has recently installed a new speed camera on the southern stretch of the N 332 between kilometers 56 and 57,...

Police detain 31 drunk drivers in Torrevieja in six days

There were Thirty-one positive recordings in just six days, all during the working day, in Torrevieja last week following controls set up by the...

British Driver flees scene of traffic death

A 66 year old Russian cyclist was killed on Tuesday in a traffic accident at kilometer 57 of the N-332 variant in Torrevieja, close...

The Perfect Road Trip Along the Spanish Coast

If you want to go on a road trip along the Spanish coast, there are many attractions that you might want to have as...

Big brother is watching you again in Torrevieja

Torrevieja has recently renewed it’s Vyriato video surveillance network which consists of over 200 audio-visual cameras dotted across the city streets, many with a...

Council wrongly charge over 7,000 euros in San Javier airport fines

Between January 2017 and June 2018, Local Police in San Javier issued 126 traffic fines, at the old San Javier airport, amounting to 7,035...

Car burst into flames by Los Montesinos roundabout

A woman has been seriously injured on Tuesday following an accident on the CV-90 that occurred at about 1.45 am The vehicle was travelling toward...

What to Do After a Car Accident

Whether you use a motor vehicle every day to get to and from work, or you only use your car to get to and...

Second Hand Vehicles in Spain – Vehicle History

If you are considering buying a second-hand vehicle in Spain, there are a few things you need to be aware of. Aside from ensuring the...

VOLVO XC60 TOPS THE POPULAR POLL AS AUTO TRADER’S BEST CAR...

Volvo XC60 leads the field in the Auto Trader New Car Awards as the best car for long journeys Premium mid-size SUV delivers...

Window Tinting in Spain – The rules…

In Spain, you are allowed to have some of your car´s windows tinted, but there are rules. Car window tinting is a great way of...

A taste of auto history at IFA Alicante for Auto Antic...

Salón Internacional de Automóviles, Motocicletas y Recambio Antiguo y Clásico. The IFA Exhibition Hall, close to Alicante Airport, will be the venue for the Annual...

Firauto – Car Fair, Expocar and Sobre2ruedas – Motorcycle Fair

The 44th edition of FIRAUTO, the New Car Fair, the 30th edition of the Second-hand Car Show, EXPOCAR and the 12th SOBRE2RUEDAS, Motorcycle Fair...

SAFIR – A TRUE GEM OF A PICK-UP

Isuzu UK, the pick-up professionals, have unveiled the awesome new Isuzu D-Max Arctic Trucks AT35 Safir at the 2019 CV Show. Limited to just 10...

HYUNDAI NEXO ILLUMINATES VISION FOR HYDROGEN SOCIETY ON EARTH DAY

“Empowering Tomorrow with Hydrogen,” a unique spectacle by Hyundai Motor, heightens public awareness of hydrogen fuel cell technology Hyundai Motor’s latest fuel cell...

MUSTANG CELEBRATES 55TH BIRTHDAY; SHUNS CAKE FOR DONUTS

The Ford Mustang is celebrating 55 years of production. Officially available in Europe since 2015, the continent’s love affair goes right back to the...

Top 5 Reasons To Hire A Luxury Car

A luxury car is one with the best features and guaranteed luxury but at higher costs. You can enjoy the best performance, construction accuracy,...

N332 Needs Your Help

Once again, the N332 Road Safety Project has been nominated and shortlisted in a national award that recognises contributions to road safety. The “Ponle Freno...

Raising Awareness of Mobile Social Media Dangers

Distracted driving is not something new. It has always been there from rubber necking to messing with the stereo, lighting cigarettes, drinking/eating and even...

Civil Guard warns of a new Tráfico scam

The Guardia Civil are warning motorist to be especially vigilant should they receive traffic fines from the General Directorate of Traffic (DGT) by email...

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